Period
to 21 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Java Software Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Engineer - Java
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 164 165
Rank change year-on-year +30 +1 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Cheshire median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +16.96% +0.59%
10th Percentile £61,250 £36,375 £40,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,625 £50,400
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,858 2,802 2,589
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.49% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,451 2,128 2,002
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Senior Java Software Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Java Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +18 3 £62,500 +26.26%
Senior Java Software Engineer
North West

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, Senior Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Decision-Making

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree